Wednesday, December 31, 2014

MB: Flu hits epidemic levels in U.S., fallout from Hayden toddler shooting

Posted By on Wed, Dec 31, 2014 at 8:38 AM


In Hayden, Idaho, a toddler shot and killed his mother with a handgun pulled from a purse designed to carry concealed weapons that was a Christmas gift from just a few days earlier. (Inlander)

Spokane Valley man still trying to find out who injured him in a serious hit-and-run a month ago. (KREM)

A 6-year-old boy was injured in a fire at the trailer where his family is living. (S-R)

Family of man found dead at Eastern State Hospital after an apparent assault in 2013 is suing. (S-R)


Recovery of the AirAsia plane and passengers continues in tough weather conditions. (BBC)

Maryland is commuting the sentences of the last four prisoners on the state's death row. (AP)

GOP in damage-control mode heading into 2015 after one congressman convicted of tax evasion, and another found to have spoken at white supremacist rally. (Washington Post)

The flu has hit epidemic levels in the United States, according to the CDC — not too late to get that flu shot! (CNN)

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Dan Nailen

Dan Nailen is the former editor of the Inlander. He's previously written and edited for The Salt Lake Tribune, Salt Lake City Weekly, Missoula Independent, Salt Lake Magazine, The Oregonian and KUER-FM. He grew up seeing the country in an Air Force family and studied at the University of Utah and University of...